Despite pages growing from 56% to 75% bigger, the web is getting faster. Especially on mobile -- and especially in the U.S.
We downloaded 13.4 billion apps in the first three months of 2013, spending $2.2 billion U.S. on apps and in-app purchases.
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Facebook Home isn’t a mobile operating system. But normal users who buy or download the Home experience won’t know or care. They’ll suddenly have Facebook phones that look, feel, and behave totally different from Android phones.
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The free learn-programming-online site now has 11 modules and 86 lessons in all things PHP from the basics to standard if/else logic flow to arrays, functions, and advanced object-oriented programming.
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The mobile operating system market share numbers are in for Kantar Worldpanel's last quarter, and the numbers are shocking.
Security systems, cars, homes, appliances: everything modern, seemingly, has a remote control.
Apple fans, do you feel lucky?
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Google pledged to not use its arsenal of patent weapons offensively today, taking a stand on open source and patents that is anti-patent troll, pro-competition, and pro-freedom to create, innovate, and code.
It's likely a design direction for a curved future iPhone, but it's also possibly a stealth patent filing for an iWatch that makes a little more sense than previously revealed.
Mobile gaming’s relationship to consoles will continue to evolve.
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Set on making video and mobile best friends, Vantrix took on a $4.5 million loan today to help your carriers and Internet service providers deal with the traffic.
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But as one panelist said, "Problems with graphics tend to be solved by Moore's Law, but problems with business models do not."
Y Combinator startups Stripe and Parse form a partnership to make it easy for developers to integrate payments into their mobile apps.
That new Android-based smartphone from the biggest phone manufacturer in the world and the big New York launch, the massive screen, and the 13-megapixel camera? Looks like it's pre-selling like the prototypical mobile hotcakes.